Social/political psychologists Tereza Capelos and Steve Reicher offer their perspectives on the Scottish independence referendum in this article from the BBC.
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Proposals are being sought from Junior Scholars to publish a monograph or edited volume as part of a new series in Political Psychology from Palgrave Macmillan.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS MARCH 1st 2014.
The Political Psychology Standing Group has secured 8 panels at the 8th ECPR General Conference Glasgow, 2014, September 3-6 2014 and deadline for your paper and panel proposals is February 15th . The POLITICAL PSYCHOLOGY SECTION (S046): Political Psychology in Europe: Advances, Theoretical Debates and Empirical Applications invites research-based papers investigating the following topics: personality in politics, political ambition and motives, political decision-making, political scandals, political marketing, political communication and the Internet, leadership and policy fiasco’s, political knowledge, party or candidate preference, political opinions, political values, political emotions, and neuropolitics. In addition, the section invites papers on political socialization structures and processes, political identity development, political distrust and cynicism, political violence and terrorism, multiculturalism, fanaticism, group identifications, and civic competence.
This small mentoring conference will create a sociable and supportive environment within which assistant- and associate-level scholars who study gender and political psychology will receive intentional mentoring surrounding research, teaching, professional development, and work-life balance. It will take place at the College of Wooster, Wooster, OH, USA, October 9-12, 2014. The application deadline is May 1st 2014.
The Society for the Study of Peace, Conflict, and Violence: Peace Psychology Division 48 of the American Psychological Association invites applications for small grants for projects that will foster the development of the field of peace psychology through research, peace education, and the application of peace psychology in community settings. The deadline for applications is March 31, 2014.
The ECPR Political Psychology Standing Group invites for paper and panel proposals for the 2014 ECPR Conference in Glasgow. Deadline: February 15, 2014.